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Definition of Antic

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Antic An"tic, a. [The same word as antique; cf. It. antico ancient. See Antique.] 1. Old; antique. (Zo["o]l.) ``Lords of antic fame.' --Phaer. 2. Odd; fantastic; fanciful; grotesque; ludicrous. The antic postures of a merry-andrew. --Addison. The Saxons . . . worshiped many idols, barbarous in name, some monstrous, all antic for shape. --Fuller.
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Antic An"tic, n. 1. A buffoon or merry-andrew; one that practices odd gesticulations; the Fool of the old play. 2. An odd imagery, device, or tracery; a fantastic figure. Woven with antics and wild imagery. --Spenser. 3. A grotesque trick; a piece of buffoonery; a caper. And fraught with antics as the Indian bird That writhes and chatters in her wiry cage. --Wordsworth. 4. (Arch.) A grotesque representation. [Obs.] 5. An antimask. [Obs. or R.] Performed by knights and ladies of his court In nature of an antic. --Ford.
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Antic An"tic, v. t. [imp. & p. p. Anticked, Antickt.] To make appear like a buffoon. [Obs.] --Shak.
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Antic An"tic, v. i. To perform antics.

Meaning of Antic from wikipedia

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- Antic may refer to: Antić, a Serbo-Croatian surname (with a list of people surnamed Antić) Joseph Antic, Indian field hockey player at the 1960 Olympics...
- Pero Antić (Macedonian: Перо Антиќ; born July 29, 1982) is a Macedonian professional basketball player who last pla**** for Crvena zvezda of the ABA League...
- Radomir Antić (Serbian Cyrillic: Радомир Антић, pronounced [rǎdomiːr âːntitɕ]; born 22 November 1948) is a Serbian football manager. He was a former football...
- Antić (Serbian Cyrillic: Антић, Serbo-Croatian pronunciation: [ǎːntitɕ]) is a Serbo-Croatian surname. It may refer to: Aleksandar Antić (born 1969), Serbian...
- Miroslav "Mika" Antić (Serbian Cyrillic: Мирослав "Мика" Антић; 14 March 1932 – 24 June 1986) was a Serbian poet, film director, journalist and painter...
- Antic Hay is a comic novel by Aldous Huxley, published in 1923. The story takes place in London, and depicts the aimless or self-absorbed cultural elite...
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